will be said about ted kennedy, the statesman, the master of the legislative process and bipartisan compromise, work horse of the senate, beaken of social justice, and protector of the people. there's also much to be said and much will be said about my father, the man, the story teller, the lovor of costume parties, the practical joker, the accomplished painter. he was a lover of emping french, cheese, wine, and women. he was a mountain climber, navigator, skipper, tact tigs, airplane, pilot, radio rider, ski jumper, dog lover, and all around adventurer. our family vacations left us all injured and exhausted. he was a dinner table debater and devil's advocate. he was an irishman and a proud member of the democratic party. here's one you may not know.